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On 22 March 2017, the Beijing Intellectual Property Court (BICP) granted an injunction in a standard-essential patent (SEP) infringement case brought against the Chinese branch of Sony Mobile. A SEP is a patent, which is essential to a standard issued by a standard body. 

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On March 10 2017, the State Administration for Industry and Commerce announced that China will digitize the registration and licensing process of new companies. This new procedure will help new enterprises start their business more quickly. Additionally, deregistration will be simplified, too. If everything goes according to plan, the process and platform will be set up by the end of this year.

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On 9 September 2016, the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs unveiled the reform of the current work permit system for foreigners living in China. The changes will merge the various regulations for foreign specialists with the application procedures of ordinary foreigners. The reform will replace the current work permit booklet with an ID card similar to the one Chinese already have, and implement a grading system, which will rank foreign workers according to their experience and skills.

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The National People’s Congress (NPC) and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference annual joint meeting, the so-called Two Sessions or Lianghui takes place from the 5th to 15th March 2017 in Beijing. We from ECOVIS Beijing would like to give you a short update on what happened during the first weekend.

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On 1 January 2017, China has raised the tax rate for small cars from 5% to 7.5%. The original tax break – the normal tax rate for private cars being 10% - was introduced in 2015 to support the sluggish car market. Initially, the stimulus was supposed to expire at the end of last year, but in mid-December 2016 China's Ministry of Finance announced that instead of an immediate return to 10%, the tax rate would only increase by 2.5 points before reaching the normal level on 1 January 2018.

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At the 26th bimonthly session of the Standing Committee of the NPC, the government decided to set up a new regulations for the deduction of donations to charities.

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